US alerts of malware linked to Chinese govt’s cyber actors

The US govt. issued against a malware called ‘Taidoor’ used by the Chinese govt. The alert was intended to “enable network defence” to avoid data leakage to Chinese govt cyber-actors. Cybersecurity firms FireEye Inc. and CrowdStrike spotted Taidoor targeting Asians and Americans. It is distributed through spear-phishing method. In the past, the malware has targeted sectors like airlines, law, defence etc.

Click here to read the full story

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s